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Exactissima descriptio rariorum quarundam plantarum, que continentur Rome in Horto Farnesiano (1625)

Author: Aldini, Tobia, 17th cent; Castelli, Pietro, d. ca. 1657
Subject: Orti farnesiani (Rome, Italy); Botanical gardens; Botany
Publisher: Romae : Typis Iacobi Mascardi
Language: Latin
Call number: 83788
Digitizing sponsor: Getty Research Institute
Book contributor: Getty Research Institute
Collection: getty; americana
Notes: Foxing.

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Though both Nissen and the Hunt catalog enter this work under Aldini, others assign it to Pietro Castelli, whose name appears in the laudatory poem on p. [5] as "Castello-Petrus."

Engraved t.p. signed: L.C.F. Full-page engraved ill. and occasional woodcut diagrams. Woodcut head- and tail-pieces, initials

Signatures: + A-B C-L M

Includes indexes

Nissen, C. Botanische Buchillustration (2. Aufl.)

Hunt botanical cat.

Binding: old limp vellum

Theodore Besterman's calligraphic label, signed P.S

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